Dog Training – The How-to and the Help-me!

April 12, 2014


  1. You must first teach your dog the sit or lay down command in order to teach stay. Start by putting your dog into the position you would like him/her to stay in (use your sit, down or stand commands) and stand directly in front of him.

  2. Tell your dog “stay” and...

March 19, 2014

Do you have a dog or puppy who loves to steal things? How about garbage diving or sock snatching?? What about the infamous poop munchers? Even the extra nosey, “want to sniff everything while on a walk” dog? Well this exercise will be for you! Teaching your dog a stron...

February 21, 2014

More often than not, many dog owners struggle when it comes to training proper door etiquette. For most dogs, the door is an area of over excitement and stimulation; you come through the door after leaving your dog, house guests come in through the door that give your...

February 5, 2014

No matter what the age of dog is when you get it, you should always make training your first priority. Building that solid foundation with obedience training provides your dog the necessary skills to be a good canine citizen. Obedience training is, in fact, critical wh...

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